Bookmaking chain Coral has bid farewell to the ‘smokey old men’s den’ image of betting shops with the launch of a new cafÃ©-style shop, created by Zachary Design. The interiors feature Internet, sports, cafÃ© and lottery ‘zones’ at the front of the shop to attract non-regular customers. NescafÃ© is operating a branded coffee area in the rear. The new concept opens in Birmingham and will be the basis for a wider national roll-out.
As part of our series looking at in-house design teams, we speak to Penguin Creative creative director Tim Lane about keeping the publisher looking and feeling relevant.
We ask three food illustrators working in editorial, branding and television about their inspirations, styles and the recipe for good work.
A total of 30 book cover designs for The Night Manager, A Short History of Nearly Everything and Goodnight Mister Tom have been unveiled.
To celebrate ten years since the blockbuster BBC adaptation of the fictional detective, Royal Mail has released a range of Sherlock-themed stamps.